Amazon University Esports: The NUEL, Amazon and GGTech partner for new European LoL, TFT & Clash Royale competitions

Retailer Amazon, Spanish company GGTech Entertainment and UK university esports outfit The NUEL will work together to support […]

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February 3, 2020

Rainbow Six Siege added to NSE’s British University Esports Championship

National Student Esports (NSE) and Ubisoft UK have announced a partnership to bring Rainbow Six Siege to the […]

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January 22, 2020

Red Bull UK to provide increased support for student esports through a new partnership with The NUEL

UK university esports operator the NUEL and Red Bull UK have today announced their official partnership for the […]

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November 22, 2019

Birmingham City University to launch new Esports Management degree

Birmingham City University will launch its own Esports Management degree for the 20/21 academic year. The Esports Management […]

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October 30, 2019

NSE and ESL team up to 'strengthen the connection' between UK universities and the wider esports ecosystem

UK university esports body National Student Esports (NSE) and tournament organiser ESL have announced a new long-term partnership. […]

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August 13, 2019

First UK esports scholar graduates with first class law degree, hopes to create an all-female LoL team

The first person to receive an esports scholarship in the UK, Julia Cwierz, has graduated from the University […]

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August 1, 2019

'Other unis should take note' – former pro gamer r2k joins University of Chichester as senior lecturer in esports

One of the UK’s most experienced former pro players has landed a role at the University of Chichester. […]

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July 16, 2019

National Union of Students dismisses motion to stop people from 'pressing F to pay respects' as 'waste of conference time'

One of the motions brought up at the National Union of Students (NUS) National Conference today was the […]

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April 10, 2019

The NUEL clarifies stance on University of Warwick's Gross Gore Army LoL team

University esports tournament provider the NUEL has clarified to Esports News UK what happened regarding the Gross Gore […]

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February 24, 2019

UK esports org Vexed partner with university esports society to help take students to the next level

UK esports organisation Vexed Gaming has partnered with the University of Manchester’s esports society in what could become […]

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February 7, 2019

First person in UK to receive an esports scholarship from Roehampton University is a high elo League of Legends player

Last year the University of Roehampton began offering esports scholarships – the first of their kind in the […]

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January 16, 2019

The NUEL launches Student Streamer Network backed by Twitch

The NUEL, the UK’s well-established inter-university esports tournament and student community, is launching a student-only streamer network. This […]

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November 9, 2018

Interview: Candyfloss on coaching University of Exeter & their chances in the LoL University Esports Masters

After the University of Exeter won NUEL Live earlier this year, cementing their place as the best university […]

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July 15, 2018

York beats Lancaster University in Roses Esports 2018 varsity

Established in 2013, Roses Esports began as an unofficial competition between Fragsoc and LUGES, the gaming societies of […]

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May 21, 2018

In-depth interview: NSE executive director Jon Tilbury on the new university esports body's plans and differences between the NUEL

National Student Esports (NSE) was announced a few days ago as a new body which aims to support the […]

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May 6, 2018

National Student Esports body launches with major financial backing: Here's everything you need to know

National Student Esports (NSE) – a new UK body which aims to support the development of the university […]

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May 3, 2018

NUEL Live LoL winners 'Sponsored by Hyper-Exe LUL' will be representing England at the University Esports Masters

Proof again that the UK has the best amateur esports team names: ‘Sponsored by Hyper-exe LUL’ beat ‘Super […]

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April 30, 2018

My top 10 UK esports moments of 2017

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco picks some of his memorable moments in UK esports this year.  This […]

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December 23, 2017

League of Legends players 'more intelligent' than FPS players, implies new study

A new study has found a link between higher-skilled League of Legends players and intelligence (it’s likely UK […]

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November 18, 2017

'It makes us want to try even harder' – NUEL reacts to new university esports Foundation

The UK’s National University Esports League (NUEL) has responded to the founding of a separate organisation which also […]

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September 24, 2017

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